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Originally appearing in Volume V01, Page 804 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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AMBULATORY (Med. Lat. ainbulatorium, a place for walking, from ambulare, to walk), the covered passage round a cloister; a term applied sometimes to the procession way round the east end of a cathedral or large church and behind the high altar.
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